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Swelling of face and neck...constant shaking of head. I have

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swelling of face and neck...constant shaking of head.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the head's name and age?
Customer: I have given benedryl twice since last night
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the head?
Customer: No reason known He is six yrs old and a mixed breed medium size dog
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 3 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long has he had these signs?

Any chance or sign of a snake or insect bite?

What dose of Benadryl are you giving and what is his weight? How often are you giving this?

Any breathing changes?

Can you take a photo of this to let me see what you are seeing? To post a photo, you can use the paper clip button on the tool bar above the text box. Or if you cannot see that on your phone/computer, then you can post them on any site (ie Flickr, Photobucket, Imgr etc) and paste the web link here for me to have a peek.